The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 190 170 179
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 7 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.17% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 3.19% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 15
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
XenServer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
635 658 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.86% 16.46% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 543 562 528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Hampshire region.

XenServer Salary Trend in Hampshire

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +9 4 £31,000 -27.05%
Winchester - 2 £30,000 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
4 14 (82.35%) Linux
5 13 (76.47%) XenApp
5 13 (76.47%) XenDesktop
6 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (58.82%) MCSE
8 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
8 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
8 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
8 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (52.94%) ITIL
9 9 (52.94%) HP
9 9 (52.94%) SAN
9 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
9 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (47.06%) Firewall
10 8 (47.06%) NAS
10 8 (47.06%) Change Control
11 7 (41.18%) SQL
11 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
11 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
11 7 (41.18%) Compaq
11 7 (41.18%) Juniper
11 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) NAS
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
1 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) Applications Specialist
1 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
1 5 (29.41%) Kindle
2 4 (23.53%) LIMS
2 4 (23.53%) PACS
3 1 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (5.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Change Control
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Requirements Management
4 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) MCSE
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
2 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) XenApp
1 13 (76.47%) XenDesktop
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
5 7 (41.18%) Compaq
5 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) McAfee
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp